Novak Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon final

Novak Djokovic needed four sets to overcome Swiss player Roger Federer on centre court.

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Djokovic wins Wimbledon title in four sets

Novak Djokovic is champion. Credit: PA

Novak Djokovic dashed Roger Federer's hopes of winning a record eighth Wimbledon crown as the Serb ripped up the script to defend his title at the All England Club.

Federer's form had suggested he was capable of clinching his first grand slam success since 2012 but Djokovic ousted the Swiss for the second year running to win 7-6 (7/1) 6-7 (10/12) 6-4 6-3.

A stunning second-set tie-break went Federer's way on Centre Court but Djokovic was irresistible thereafter, sealing his ninth major triumph, which now includes three at Wimbledon.

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Hollywood stars arrive to watch Wimbledon final

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic. Credit: PA

Celebrities better known for appearances in Hollywood stars arrived at SW19 to watch Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic battle it out in the Wimbledon final.

Benedict Cumberbatch. Credit: PA

Benedict Cumberbatch, Bradley Cooper and Hugh Grant were in the Royal Box on Centre Court alongside a host of former Wimbledon champions. Sherlock star Cumberbatch, 38, was joined by his father Timothy, while 54-year-old Grant was sat with TV executive Anna Eberstein, the mother of one of his three children. Oscar nominee Cooper, 40, was in the exclusive box after previously sitting with Federer's camp during the tournament.

Jamie Murray loses Wimbledon men's doubles final

Jamie Murray (left) and John Peers with their runners'-up trophy Credit: Adam Davy / PA Wire

Jamie Murray and his Australian partner John Peers have lost the Wimbledon men's doubles final in straight sets.

They were beaten 7-6, 6-4, 6-4 by fourth seeds Jean-Julien Rojer from the Netherlands and Horia Tecau from Romania.

Murray and Peers have earned £170,000 as runners-up.

His brother Andy and sister-in-law Kim stood and applauded from the stands as the pair left the court.

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Williams wins sixth Wimbledon championship

Serena Williams grew into the game. Credit: PA

Garbine Muguruza was no match for Serena Williams in the end, as the American earned her sixth Wimbledon championship.

The young Spaniard started well, but Williams began to dominate, taking the first set 6-4.

Williams looked set to ease to the win when she was 5-1 up in the second, but Muguruza fought back to 5-4, but Williams broke back to win 6-4.

Read more: Williams confirms domination after Wimbledon win

Muguruza faces Williams in Wimbledon ladies final

Gabrine Muguruza will be playing in her first ever Grand Slam final Credit: PA Wire

Gabrine Muguruza will face five-time champion Serena Williams in the ladies Wimbledon singles final today.

Williams, 33, is eyeing her sixth singles title and to complete a second "Serena slam" - holding all four major titles at once.

Meanwhile, the 21-year-old Spaniard will be playing in her first ever Grand Slam final.

Muguruza beat Williams 6-2 6-2 in the second round at the 2014 French Open.

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